Peridinium pyriforme subsp. breve (Paulsen) E. Balech
Peridinium pyriforme subsp. breve (Paulsen) E. Balech 1971: 101
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Protoperidinium pyriforme subsp. breve (Paulsen) Balech
Peridinium steinii f. breve Paulsen
Type locality: Arctic Ocean: W of Grimsey, Iceland (63º33'N, 18º10'W) (Silva 1996-to date).
Origin of species name
Adjective B (Latin), pear-shaped (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Silva, P.C. (1996-to date). Index Nominum Algarum, University Herbarium, University of California, Berkeley http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/INA.html. Updated continuously. ..
Scholz, B. & Einarsson, H. (2015). Microphytobenthic community composition of two sub-Arctic intertidal flats in Huna Bay (Northern Iceland). European Journal of Phycology 50(2): 182-206.
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Verified by: 09 March 2018 by Wendy Guiry
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Wendy Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 28 January 2020.